Murder is wrong, but that doesn’t mean racism is right. Wandering scientist discusses. Even if Ahmed wasn’t Muslim, this sentiment is still correct. And attacking muslim religious sites is also wrong. Asif Mandvi reports. Related: Scalzi.
One point of disagreement with this article. The associated press is not a government organization. They have the right to not promote whatever they feel violates their terms of service. It’s not censorship. If racists want their stuff broadcast, they are free to start their own faux news agency… oh wait, they did.
Did you know there was a domestic terror attack on the NAACP this week? It’s not really being covered, but for the coverage there is, note the differences in framing. Oh, and hey, another domestic terrorism plot uncovered last year but since it was right-wing it hasn’t really been making headlines either.
An excellent post by NK Jemisin that also applies to *any* kind of conference or volume, not just SF. Including academic conferences and publications.
8 songs that suck ass.
I’d love to help my wife but I’m trapped under something heavy. Or, someone should let BU know that that one dood committed fraud.
Who invented the fake Ayn Rand film review?
Mummy murder mystery.
Mary Carleton, Heroine Bigamist.
Time for the annual where’s my trust fund post.
goddamnit you *@#$#@ are hurting babies and you should @#$@# quit
Private industry after public accounting.
This looks like a pretty cool year.
why do I keep forgetting that this exists
Mutant Superyear in books.
Even when you build it, they don’t come.
We had one of these from a bakery in the city (not from TJ’s). SO GOOD.
I learned a fascinating new term! As a teacher have you ever told a student to study by explaining the material to their roommate, or dog? I have! It’s called rubber duck debugging.
Baby it’s cold outside with a more satisfying ending.